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Study at HSE

HSE offers 59 undergraduate and more than 100 graduate programmes. There are a double-degree English-language undergraduate programme in Economics and a parallel-degree English-taught programme in International Relations and 21 English-taught Master's programmes in various areas of study. There are also numerous undergraduate and graduate programmes that offer courses in both Russian and English.

In addition, HSE offers short-term study opportunities, such as Semester in Moscow or Saint Petersburg, Summer University and a great number of summer and winter schools. For those who would like to study in Russian there is a Preparatory Year programme and intensive courses of Russian as a Foreign Language (in Moscow and in Nizhny Novgorod) available.

HSE Doctoral Schools also accept international students.

Languages of Instruction
Campus
Duration of Study
Bachelor’s programme

07.00.00 Architecture

English 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Advanced Urban Design
Vysokovsky Graduate School of Urbanism
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Urban Development and Spatial Planning
Vysokovsky Graduate School of Urbanism

54.00.00 Art and Crafts

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Design
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Communication Design
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design

09.00.00 Information Science and Computing Technology

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Computer Systems and Networks
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
System and Software Engineering
Faculty of Computer Science

46.00.00 History and Archaeology

Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
1
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Historical Knowledge
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
English 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
4
Applied and Interdisciplinary History «Usable Pasts»
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities

51.00.00 Cultural Studies and Sociocultural Projects

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Visual Culture
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Applied Cultural Studies
Faculty of Humanities

01.00.00 Mathematics and Mechanics

Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
1
Big Data Analysis for Business, Economy, and Society
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Data Analysis for Biology and Medicine
Faculty of Computer Science
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
Information Protection in Computer Systems and Networks
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
4
Data Mining
Faculty of Informatics, Mathematics, and Computer Science
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
5
Mathematics
Faculty of Mathematics
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
6
Mathematical Physics
Faculty of Mathematics
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
7
Mathematical Methods of Modelling and Computer Technologies
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
8
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
9
Data Science
Faculty of Computer Science
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
10
Applied Statistics with Network Analysis
International laboratory for Applied Network Research, Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
11
Management Systems and Information Processing in Engineering
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics

41.00.00 Political Science and Area Studies

English 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
International Relations in Eurasia
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
International Relations: European and Asian Studies
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
3
Politics and Governance
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
4
Politics. Economics. Philosophy.
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
5
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
6
Political Analysis and Public Policy
Public Policy Department
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
7
Applied Politics
Faculty of Social Sciences
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
8
Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs

37.00.00 Psychological Sciences

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
Counselling Psychology. Personality Studies
Faculty of Social Sciences
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
4
Applied Social Psychology
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
5
Psychoanalysis and Psychotheraphy
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
6
Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytical Business Consulting
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
7
Psychology in Business
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
8
Systemic Family Therapy
Faculty of Social Sciences

39.00.00 Social Sciences

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Demography
Institute of Demography
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Complex Social Analysis
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
4
Modern Social Analysis
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
5
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
6
Comparative Social Research
Faculty of Social Sciences

42.00.00 Media, Information and Library Services

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Data Journalism
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Integrated Communications
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
Media Production in Creative Industries
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
4
Media Management
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design

27.00.00 Management in Technology

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Research, Development and Innovation Management in Company
Institute of Innovation Management

47.00.00 Philosophy, Ethics, and Religious Studies

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Philosophy and History of Religion
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Philosophical Anthropology
Faculty of Humanities

38.00.00 Economics and Management

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Business Informatics
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
2
Business Informatics
Faculty of Informatics, Mathematics, and Computer Science
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
Public Administration
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian and English* 
 
Perm
2 years
4
Public Administration
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
5
Public Administration
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
6
Evidence-based Educational Policy
Institute of Education
Russian 
 
Perm
2 years
7
Information Analytics in Enterprise Management
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
8
Corporate Finance
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
9
Marketing
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
10
Marketing
Faculty of Management
Russian and English* 
 
Perm
2 years
11
Marketing
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
12
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
13
Marketing Technologies
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
14
International Trade Policy
Institute of Trade Policy, Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
15
Master of International Business
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
Russian and English* 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
16
Management
Faculty of Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
17
World Economy
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
18
Population and Development
Institute of Demography
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
19
Applied Economics
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
20
Applied Economics and Mathematical Methods
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
21
Big Data Systems
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
22
Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
23
Strategic Management in Energy Industry
Institute of Pricing and Regulation of Natural Monopolies, Energy Institute, Faculty of Business and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
24
Strategic Management and Corporate Governance
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
25
Strategic Management in Logistics
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
26
Strategic Management in Logistics
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
27
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
28
Strategic Corporate Finance
Faculty of Economic Sciences
English 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
29
Global Business
Faculty of Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
30
Management in Higher Education
Institute of Education
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
31
Governance of Science, Technology and Innovation
Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
32
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
33
Information Security Management
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
34
HR Management in Public Sector
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
35
Education Administration
Institute of Education
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2,5 years
36
Education Administration
Faculty of Management
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
2,5 years
37
Education Administration
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
38
Russian and English* 
 
Perm
2 years
39
Project Management: Project Analysis, Investments, and Implementation Technologies
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
40
Human Resource Management
Faculty of Business and Management
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
41
Financial Economics
International College of Economics and Finance
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
42
Financial Markets and Institutions
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
43
Financial Analyst
HSE Banking Institute
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
44
Financial Engineering
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian and English* 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
45
Finance
Faculty of Economics
Russian and English* 
 
Perm
2 years
46
Finance
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
English 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
47
Finance
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
48
Economics
Faculty of Economics
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
49
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
50
Experience Economy: Hospitality and Tourism Management
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
51
Economics: Research Programme
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
52
E-Business
Faculty of Business and Management

11.00.00 Electronics, Radiotechnics, and Communication Systems

Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Electronic Engineering
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Applied Physics
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics

40.00.00 Jurisprudence

Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
1
Advocacy
School of Law
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
2 years
2
Civil and Commercial Law
School of Law
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
History, Theory and Philosophy of Law
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
4
Corporate Lawyer
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
5
International Private Law
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
6
Legal Informatics
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
7
International Trade, Finance and Economic Integration Law
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
8
Legal Support and Protection of Business
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Perm
2 years
9
Legal Support of Business Activity
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
10
Legal Support for Personnel Management
Faculty of Law
Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
11
Public Law
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
12
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
13
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
14
Sports Lawyer
Faculty of Law

45.00.00 Language and Literature Studies

Russian and English* 
 
Moscow
2 years
1
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
2
Comparative Studies: Russian Literature in Cross-cultural Perspective
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2 years
3
Computational Linguistics
Faculty of Humanities
English 
 
Moscow
2 years
4
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
2 years
5
Political Linguistics
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
2,5 years
6

54.00.00 Art and Crafts

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Design
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design

09.00.00 Information Science and Computing Technology

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Information Science and Computation Technology
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
2
Software Engineering
Faculty of Computer Science
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
3
Software Engineering
Faculty of Informatics, Mathematics, and Computer Science
Russian 
 
Perm
4 years
4
Software Engineering
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics

10.00.00 Information Security

Russian 
 
Moscow
5,5 years
1
Computer Security
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics

50.00.00 History of Art

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
History of Art
Faculty of Humanities

46.00.00 History and Archaeology

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
History
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Perm
4 years
2
History
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
3
History
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities

51.00.00 Cultural Studies and Sociocultural Projects

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Cultural Studies
Faculty of Humanities

01.00.00 Mathematics and Mechanics

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Mathematics
Faculty of Mathematics
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
2
Mathematics
Faculty of Informatics, Mathematics, and Computer Science
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
3
Applied Mathematics
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
4
Applied Mathematics and Information Science
Faculty of Computer Science
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
5
Applied Mathematics and Information Science
Faculty of Informatics, Mathematics, and Computer Science

41.00.00 Political Science and Area Studies

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Asian and African Studies
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
2
Asian Studies
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
3
International Affairs
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
4
Political Science
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
5
Political Science
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
English 
 
Moscow
4 years
6

37.00.00 Psychological Sciences

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Psychology
Faculty of Social Sciences

39.00.00 Sociology and Social Work

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Sociology
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
2
Sociology
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities

42.00.00 Media, Information and Library Services

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Journalism
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
2
Media Communications
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
3
Advertising and Public Relations
Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design

47.00.00 Philosophy, Ethics, and Religious Studies

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Philosophy
Faculty of Humanities

38.00.00 Economics and Management

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Business Informatics
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
2
Business Informatics
Faculty of Informatics, Mathematics, and Computer Science
Russian 
 
Perm
4 years
3
Business Informatics
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
4
Public Administration
Faculty of Social Sciences
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
5
Public Administration
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
6
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
7
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
8
Management
Faculty of Business and Management
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
9
Management
Faculty of Management
Russian 
 
Perm
4 years
10
Management
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
11
Management
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
12
World Economy
Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs
English 
 
Moscow
4 years
13
HSE and University of London Double Degree Programme in Economics
International College of Economics and Finance
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
14
HSE/NES Programme in Economics
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
15
Economics
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
16
Economics
Faculty of Economics
Russian 
 
Perm
4 years
17
Economics
Faculty of Economics, Management, and Business Informatics
Russian and English* 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
18
Economics
St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
19
Economics and Statistics
Faculty of Economic Sciences

11.00.00 Electronics, Radioelectronics, and Communication Systems

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Info-communication technologies and systems
HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics

40.00.00 Jurisprudence

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Jurisprudence
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
2
Jurisprudence
Faculty of Law
Russian 
 
Perm
4 years
3
Jurisprudence
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
4
Jurisprudence
School of Law

45.00.00 Language and Literature Studies

Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
1
Foreign Languages and Cross-cultural Communication
School of Foreign Languages
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
2
Philology
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
3
Philology
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Saint Petersburg
4 years
4
Philology
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Russian 
 
Moscow
4 years
5
Fundamental and Computational Linguistics
Faculty of Humanities
Russian 
 
Nizhny Novgorod
4 years
6
Fundamental and Applied Linguistics
Faculty of Humanities